Mike Iaconelli quickly breaks down why pros use so many rods and baits when the fish transition to the postspawn stage. Mix in the changing water levels at Dardanelle and it made it a great time to throw numerous baits.
Mark Davis saw a fish surface off in the distance, thought it was a bass and moments after casting in the area he hooked up with a bass and landed it to fill his limit on Day 4 at Dardanelle.
Chris and Joel Shangle of Bass Nomad Media travel and shoot the Bassmaster Elite Series for several sponsors. They caught up with Steve Kennedy before and after his championship day on Lake Dardanelle, here's what they captured.
Davy Hite busted out some dance moves in 2005 when he was just hours away from winning the Elite 50 on Lake Dardanelle.
Davy Hite isn't scared to cash in his side of a challenge so while he was at Lake Dardanelle he decided to enjoy an Arkansas delicacy. He slapped some mustard on bread and enjoyed a mayfly sandwich.
Steve Kennedy caught 16-9 on the final day of the Bassmaster Elite Series event at Lake Dardanelle and landed the win in the 6th Elite event of the season.
Steve Kennedy knew he needed a big fish to get back in the hunt for the title and he got that big bite.
Take a look at how the top anglers caught them at Lake Dardanelle.
Current ROY leader Mark Daniels Jr with his Bassmaster LIVE takeaways
Mike Iaconelli started the final day with a fish on a swim jig and proceeded to break down the bite.